Piano-playing singers Billy Joel and Elton John were forced to postpone their Thursday (10APR03) concert after Joel fell ill.

The stars' 2003 Face To Face tour was set to take them to the ALLSTATE ARENA in Rosemont, Illinois, on Thursday, but the concert has now been rescheduled for 8 May (03).

The week before last (ends04APR03), it was John who was ill, and the duo postponed a 4 April (03) concert at the SAVVIS CENTER in St Louis, Missouri, which has now been rescheduled for 5 May (03).